DETROIT Jan 3 Volkswagen AG America CEO Jonathan browning on conference call: * America CEO says taking "cautious" view of US market development in 2013 * America CEO says would have been Nice if all open questions in fiscal cliff
talks were addressed * America CEO says sees us sales in 2013 at around 15 million vehicles * America CEO says doesn't expect to see same level of growth in 2013 for vw
brand as the 35 percent growth in 2012, but growth will be faster than
Legislation to fund US gov't through April clears procedural hurdle in Senate
WASHINGTON, Dec 9 A bill to fund the U.S. government cleared a procedural hurdle in the U.S. Senate on Friday and appeared poised to pass the chamber, averting a government shutdown.
UPDATE 2-Exxon CEO is now Trump's secretary of state favorite -transition official
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Dec 9 Exxon Mobil Corp Chief Executive Officer Rex Tillerson emerged on Friday as President-elect Donald Trump's leading candidate for U.S. secretary of state, a senior transition official said.